Our client is seeking an experienced Production Manager for their steel fabrication plant. Bi-lingual Mandarin speaking essential.
- Oversee manufacturing operations
- Conduct regular site budget, P&L and capital expenditure reports and plans
- Lead, mentor and educate staff, implement plans to improve culture and performance
- Optimise equipment, processes and programs to improve productivity and minimise costs
- Liaise with senior management, stakeholders and members of the board
- Manage daily productions and ensure efficiency of operations, including capacity planning, loading and optimization
- Monitor and inspect day-to-day operations to ensure productivity
- Ability to implement and streamline manufacturing processes, procedures and systems.
- Handle customer concerns and resolving them immediately
- Ensure all machines are well maintained and coordinate servicing & repair with team
- Workflow scheduling and demand management
- Design and implement strategies to improve production performances.
- Develop operations-related plans, manufacturing budgets and policies & procedures to comply with ISO and AS standards.
- Ability to lead, motive and develop a production team within the factory.
- 8 – 10 years of managing staff experience in steel fabrication production or factory environment is essential, as is a ‘can do attitude’.
- Proven management and leadership skills with the ability to make decisions
- Ability to drive and achieve key outcomes
- Resilience, determination and a flexible approach to working hours
- Able to provide hands on leadership and excellent communication skills
- Outstanding customer service management skills with a proven ability to grow the business.
- Strong people skills with the ability to liaise with a range of people at different levels.
- Highly developed analytical and problem-solving techniques
- Fairly proficient on the computer
- Proficient in speaking both English and Mandarin (for liaison with Mandarin speaking management)
- Eligible to work in Australia with a valid working Visa.